US Trade Representative M. Froman in Hanoi

President Truong Tan Sang welcomed US Trade Representative Michael Froman in Hanoi on October 21

2014 Vietnam - US Defence Policy Dialogue

A defence policy dialogue between Vietnam and the US took place in Hanoi on October 21.

State Department's Counsellor Thomas Shannon visits Vietnam

Vietnam and the US proposed further strengthening ties, with an eye on economics, trade, education, and people-to-people exchange.

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh pays a visit to US

US State Secretary John Kerry announced that the US was partially lifting its ban on the sale of lethal arms to Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh met US Congress leaders and businesses

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh met with a number of US parliamentarians and businesses on September 16 to discuss how to enhance bilateral economic and trade ties

Secretary Kerry's statement on Vietnam's National Day

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to congratulate the people of Vietnam as you celebrate your National Day on September 2.


General Martin Dempsey visits Vietnam

General Martin Dempsey has stated that his visit to Vietnam, the first ever by a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the US Army, is a commitment to peace and stability in the region

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met with Secretary John Kerry

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has held a bilateral meeting with Secretary John Kerry  in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.


Senators John McCain and Sheldon Whitehouse visit Vietnam

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on August 8 received a delegation of the US Senate led by Senators John McCain and Sheldon Whitehouse in Hanoi. 


US Representatives introduced a resolution on Asia-Pacific maritime disputes

US Representative Randy Forbes and Representative Colleen Hanabusa introduced a bipartisan resolution reaffirming US support for freedom of navigation in the Asia-Pacific region.